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At the height of mosquito season many people may connect with mosquitoes .The prime time of year for mosquitoes occurs in the summer through early fall. After coming in contact with a mosquito most people get itchy welts that go away after a few days. However, there are far worse associations to make with mosquitoes.
Burr Pest Control in Rockford, IL wants to remind you about the threatening mosquito-borne diseases as well as prevention tips.
Mosquitoes are known to transmit illnesses such as:
• Malaria
• Zika
• West Nile Virus
• Chikungunya Virus
In order to protect you and your family from these health threats mosquitoes prevention is key. The NPMA recommends the below prevention tips:
• Apply insect repellent when outdoors
• Minimize outdoor activity between dusk and dawn
• Wear long pants, long sleeved shirts, and closed-toe shoes
• Eliminate standing water around your home
• Ensure that windows and doors are screened in
Burr Pest Control offers mosquito control services in Rockford, IL and the surrounding areas including Janesville, Dekalb, Beloit, and Freeport. If you would like to learn more about our mosquito control services then contact our pest control company today by calling )815) 397-2373!